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Bebop Spoken There

Charlie Musselwhite: "I used to see these posters in the windows of the [Chicago] blues clubs advertising Elmore James and Muddy Waters which knocked me out. I was making a note of the addresses and at night I'd go back and listen to the blues until 4-5 in the morning." - (Blues Matters! Aug/Sep 2021)

The Things They Say!

Hudson Music: Lance's "Bebop Spoken Here" is one of the heaviest and most influential jazz blogs in the UK.

Rupert Burley (Dynamic Agency): "BSH just goes from strength to strength".

'606' Club: "A toast to Lance Liddle of the terrific jazz blog 'Bebop Spoken Here'"

The Strictly Smokin' Big Band included Be Bop Spoken Here (sic) in their 5 Favourite Jazz Blogs.

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13,530 (and counting) posts since we started blogging 13 years ago. 948 of them this year alone and, so far, 112 this month (July 31).

Friday, July 17, 2009

More 'Discs To Die For' - Angela's choice..

Horace Silver - Song for My Father - damn it, it's up already! Cannonball Adderley - Something Else - darn it, you've got it up. Dexter Gordon - Go - Damn, every time I choose one, it's there. Charlie Mingus - Blues and Roots - doh! Miles Davis - Kind of Blue - grrr argh So this is the alternate selection: Lee Morgan - Sidewinder - ha! not there, good! Eddie Jefferson - Letter from Home - love this man. It was a toss up between him and King Pleasure. Eddie won. Pat Metheny - Works - best ever from the man that turned my son into a guitarist in the womb! Lambert, Hendricks and Ross! - The Hottest New Group in Jazz - Yep, good scatting ; ) Carmen McCrae - Carmen Sings Monk - she was very old when she made this but it is a goody. Angela. Click here for latest complete list. For those who have still to submit their list the rules are: 5 discs, 1 per artist, no duplications (check with list first).

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